Pre-Owned Benson Preamp - Tuxedo


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Benson Preamp Pedal in "Tuxedo"

Experience the BENSON AMPS Tuxedo Preamp: Your Sonic Swiss Army Knife

The BENSON AMPS Tuxedo Preamp compact pedal is a sonic marvel that brings the renowned Benson Chimera 30 watt guitar amplifier into a compact stompbox form. This pedal doesn't just replicate the Chimera; it reimagines it with FET transistors, seamlessly substituting for vacuum tubes. The result is nothing short of astounding – an ultra-amp-like, versatile clean boost/overdrive/fuzz pedal that injects rich harmonics and a beautifully musical EQ into your signal chain. It's like having a Chimera in a box, ready to elevate your tone to new heights.

Sonic Versatility at Your Feet

The BENSON AMPS Tuxedo Preamp isn't just a one-trick pony; it's a versatile powerhouse. Whether you need a subtle clean boost, a touch of overdrive, or even some gritty fuzz, this pedal has you covered. Its intuitive controls, including Gain, Volume, Treble, and Bass, allow you to sculpt your sound with precision. From sparkling cleans to raucous fuzz, the Tuxedo Preamp responds like a classic tube amp, offering a wide range of tonal possibilities.

Compact Design, Gig-Ready Performance

Crafted with precision and attention to detail, this compact effect pedal is proudly made in the USA and represents the pinnacle of sonic engineering in 2021. Its sleek and rugged design ensures it can withstand the rigors of the road, making it a reliable companion for gigging musicians and studio enthusiasts alike. With true bypass switching, you can be confident that your signal remains pristine when the Tuxedo Preamp is disengaged.


  • Technology: Transistors
  • Brand: BENSON AMPS
  • Model: Tuxedo Preamp
  • SKU: Benson Amps TUXEDO
  • Type: Preamp, clean boost, overdrive, distortion, fuzz
  • Instrument: For electric guitar
  • Pedal Type: Compact effect pedal
  • Country of Origin: USA
  • Year of Release: 2021
  • Controls: Gain, Volume, Treble, Bass
  • Bypass: True bypass

The BENSON AMPS Tuxedo Preamp is your passport to a world of sonic exploration. With its FET-driven Chimera-inspired circuit, it's a versatile clean boost, overdrive, and fuzz pedal that delivers harmonically rich tones with musical EQ shaping. Elevate your sound and unlock a realm of sonic possibilities with this compact stompbox that's as versatile as it is elegant.


This pedal works nicely as intended and is in very good condition, exhibiting only very gentle external wear and has had velcro applied to the bottom as can be seen in photos. Original box is included. 

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Type: Effects